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Old Mission Tavern

17015 Center Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-9392
+1 231-223-7280
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (24 reviews)
“whitefish” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17015 Center Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-9392
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had another great meal here. The rack of lamb $31 was well worth the price. Escargot appetizer was tasty. Best place to eat on Old Mission

Thank limeyguy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a place to have a nice dinner during our weekend trip to Traverse City. We came upon the Old Mission Tavern on the Old Mission Peninsula. It was exactly what we were looking for, fine dinning with a casual atmosphere. The...More

Thank sbaker19822016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How fortunate to find this treat! Tearing up the Mission Point Peninsula and then in the search for food...SCORE! There on a Saturday night, busy, but they got the two of us right in. Kinda rustic, been there a long time, but some of the...More

Thank decoratingplus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are very fortunate to live in the Traverse City, Michigan area. We are surrounded by beautiful scenery and amazing places to eat.Recently we had out of state guests and wanted to take them someplace for dinner.We chose Old Mission Tavern and what a lovely...More

Thank Arrowheadaway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't let the word 'tavern' dissuade you from this lovely establishment. Not only is it a great meal but also an art gallery of artists in the area. Nothing tavern about it. The service was perfect. The food was delicious and plentiful. A great wine...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came to the Old Mission Tavern based on a recommendation about the food. We were glad we did. I had some great lamb chops in a Mediterranean style; my husband had giant scallops. They were perfectly prepared with a nice sear on the outside...More

Thank dawnbeth2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in charge of a group of friends (28) for a golf outing. The Old Mission Tavern and Galleria had been recommended by friends of a friend, and was absolutely delightful. Our criteria for dinners was that we needed to order off the menu...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We met relatives here for dinner and had a very nice time. I had the sirloin with blue cheese and mushrooms and just loved it (and I'm not one to order steak - I usually get fish). One of the men with us got the...More

Thank 706diane
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I had the crab cake dinner and it was delicious, but definitely very rich. Service was great, atmosphere was nice. Friends had the fish sandwiches and enjoyed theirs as well.

Thank joshedunn
Reviewed 11 September 2017

When visiting wineries on Mission Point while visiting Traverse City, Michigan, my wife and I stopped at the Old Mission Tavern for lunch. What an enjoyable experience. The atmosphere was great although the restaurant is a little small. The food was super and very reasonable...More

Thank Bird4Rover
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jan h
20 October 2016|
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Response from cafc52 | Reviewed this property |
No. I saw everything. Pretty casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17015 Center Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-9392
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-223-7280
231-223-7280 On Old MIssion Peninsula
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